The 20 Eagles Peer Mentors were recently recognised for excellence in student leadership and mentoring at a ceremony in Bonython Hall on Thursday 31 May. The ceremony thanked those students involved in such programs at a University level. The ceremony was opened by the General Manager, Student Services and Administration, Dave Lamb. The Vice Chancellor James McWha presented certificates of leadership to those involved with the various program, including the Eagles Mentors. With twenty members, the Eagles program is one of the largest mentoring programs established within the University to support the first years during their transition into tertiary studies.
The Eagles for 2012 included: Katie Aust, Angela Batsakis, Minh Bui, Angela Chan, Hamish De Silva, Emily Fantin, Cassandra Hodzic, Louise Jansen, Han Jiang, Samuel Lehman, Angela Li, Rebecca Martin, Bao-Loc Nguyen, Raffaele Piccolo, Leah Rijken, Richard Sletvold, Jimmy Taing, Konstantinos Trakas, Alice Wharldall, and David Zhang.
Photo of the Eagles who attended the Ceremony: Front row: Kostas Trakas, Hamish De Silva, Leah Rijken, David Zhang, Richard Sletvold; Back row: Katie Aust, Emily Fantin, Cassandra Hodzic, Samuel Lehman, Bao-Loc Nguyen, Han Jiang (photo by Candice Lo)